Mid-Level Family Law Attorney
The Murphy Law Firm
District of Columbia, DC US
Posted ago
The Murphy Law Firm

District of Columbia Trial Attorney

The Murphy Law Firm is looking to add an experienced full-time Attorney licensed in DC. The Attorney will have primary responsibility for matters and will generally work collaboratively with the managing attorney in family, criminal, and personal injury matters. It is our goal to continue the firm's motto and mission of being personable, passionate, and persistent and we need an attorney who not only understands those pillars but wants to work hard to ensure that clients get through extremely emotional and tolling points in their lives.

To Apply: Please include a cover letter explaining your interest in and qualifications for the Mid-Level Associate Attorney position, your resume, a legal writing sample (not to exceed 10 pages), and an unofficial copy of your law school transcript, and contact information for three references. Please research the Law Firm and Managing Partner prior to applying to this position.


  • Develop a strategic approach and provide leadership and direction to paralegals and legal assistants
  • Manage full case handling responsibilities from inception through resolution
  • Conduct legal research and prepare memoranda on issues relating to ongoing or potential cases
  • Draft and review initial pleadings, motions, briefs, and other pleadings
  • Appear in court to represent clients
  • Prepare clients and cases for trial
  • Interact with clients and work with experts
  • Cultivate relationships with the firm's existing and future clients


  • Must have at least 3 years of Family Law litigation experience - This is non-negotiable
  • Excellent writing and oral communication skills
  • Must be familiar with Google Drive and G-Suite products

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Criminal and/or Personal Injury law experience - highly desired
  • MyCase (case management system) experience - highly desired

About The Murphy Law Firm

The Murphy Law Firm takes on primarily family, criminal, and personal injury law matters, which include matters involving drug possession, DUI/DWI, traffic citations, handgun charges, divorce, child visitation, child support, alimony, domestic violence, custody, and car accidents.

Angel Murphy, Esq. is the Founding and Managing Attorney of The Murphy Law Firm, LLC. As a licensed Maryland and District of Columbia attorney and passionate advocate, Angel takes a personal approach to lawyering by devising a creative legal strategy for each client and for each case. Angel enjoys helping her clients face and overcome their legal challenges. She identifies with her clients and will work tirelessly to ensure that they are treated fairly in the courtroom and that their case gets the best possible outcome.

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